On the 15th February 1971, the United Kingdom, changed its currency from the old pounds, shillings and pence to a new decimal currency. Years in the planning the Royal Mint produced billions of new coins using new production techniques, a new factory, and a huge public information campaign.
This Gold Proof Coin is a reserve proof and comes complete with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, box, and cardboard outer.
Metal: 916.7 Gold
Weight: 15.50 grams
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Denomination: Fifty Pence
PLEASE NOTE THIS COIN WILL BE STRUCK ON THE MONDAY 15TH FEBRUARY, AND WILL BE DISPATCHED AS SOON AS IT ARRIVE FROM THE MINT